Economia

Emergency crews say the foam is a fire retardant at San Jose International Airport which was released accidentally. A giant "blob" of foam has taken over the streets of a Californian town after leaking from an airport hangar. "If there had been a fire, this system would've worked very well". They blocked the drains and tried to break up the bubbles and vacuum the mess. Crews asked people to stay out of the foam, but video showed a man on a bicycle emerging from the fluffy mass, covered in ...
  • Local Shoppers and Businesses Respond to Black Friday 2016

    Local Shoppers and Businesses Respond to Black Friday 2016

    Economia

    With consumer spending making up two-thirds of the USA economy, the results are a good sign as some feared post-election blues might keep some shoppers inside. Around the region, similar lines grew in front of retailers like Walmart, Kohl's and Target, which ushered in customers Thursday night. Thanksgiving Day sales online totaled $1.93 billion, up 11.5 percent from the day previous year.
  • Companies Leaving US Will Face 'Consequences'

    Economia

    The State of IN offered Carrier a $ 7 million tax break deal over ten years, according to an announcement from the manufacturer. "Because we can't ask Americans to send their hard-earned tax dollars to the very same companies that fire them and ship their jobs overseas", Donnelly said.
  • Dane County Board to take official stance on Dakota Access Pipeline project

    Dane County Board to take official stance on Dakota Access Pipeline project

    Economia

    Sam had raised $3,375 of his $10,000 goal as of 7:30 a.m. The proposed pipeline would be built underneath a lake on the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation, which would jeopardize water safety and disrupt sacred ground (and which was rerouted through indigenous land after it was deemed too risky to be put through Bismarck).
  • Chapecoense say thank you to the football world

    Chapecoense say thank you to the football world

    Economia

    In Brazil, other clubs have offered Chapecoense players so it can continue competing. Monday's disaster, which killed 71 passengers and crew, shocked soccer fans the world over and plunged Brazil into mourning. Di Marchi came to Colombia to escort the body of his cousin Nilson Folle Junior, 29, a director of Chapecoense, back home. The family said they believed that the team would rebuild.
  • Does Trump tax plan for rich add up?

    Does Trump tax plan for rich add up?

    Economia

    In addition to a sharply lower tax rate, it would provide businesses with other advantages, including the ability to immediately write off the cost of capital investments. A USA Today story that quoted a handful of analysts said observers are "cautiously optimistic" about Trump's approach to taxes, and his vow to increase GDP growth.
  • Renzi's Office Denies He'll Quit Even on Italian Referendum Win

    Renzi's Office Denies He'll Quit Even on Italian Referendum Win

    Economia

    The 10-year U.S. Treasury yield is lower by 1.8 basis points to 2.335%, and gold's up 1% to $1,193 per ounce. Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi has threatened to resign if voters reject his constitutional reform. Among changes proposed by Renzi is a reduction in the role of the senate and transfer of power to the central government from regional governments.
  • In 47 milioni alle urne per sì o no alla riforma Renzi

    Economia

    L'orizzonte del Vaticano è, insomma, ben più lontano di quello che si vede in queste ore dal Quirinale, sede dei Papi fino alla Repubblica romana del 1848 e all'esilio del beato Pio IX a Gaeta. Ribadendo la professionalità e l'assoluta imparzialità con cui l'intera rete diplomatico-consolare sta lavorando per attuare la Legge n. 459/2001, la Farnesina diffida dal divulgare informazioni false che possano risultare offensive e diffamatorie nei confronti non solo del personale del Ministero degli ...
  • Jurgen Klopp confirms Liverpool cult hero WILL be sold in January

    Economia

    Klopp said ahead of Sunday's Premier League clash with Bournemouth that he had "absolutely no thought to sell any player from the first-team squad" in the January transfer window. Liverpool will miss their star Brazilian Philippe Coutinho who is ruled out for at least 5 weeks after sustaining an ankle injury against Sunderland last week.
  • Trump goes after Rexnord one day after announcing deal with Carrier

    Economia

    It's also the kind of agreement Trump slammed on the campaign trail. In fact, on the same day Trump tweeted his intent to make a "major announcement" about Carrier keeping jobs in Indianapolis , Arizona Gov. That's not what they need. "Companies are not going to leave the United States any more without consequences". Those threats were often aimed at Carrier.
  • Boston Scientific Buys Tissue Processing Capabilities And Takes Stake In Neovasc

    Economia

    Boston Scientific Corporation on 10/26/2016 reported its EPS as $0.27 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $0.27. They noted that the move was a valuation call. The Company now has ROA (Return on Assets) of 0.5 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of 1.3 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 0.7% with Gross margin of 71.3 percent and Operating & Profit margin of 0.4% and 1% respectively.